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Darkness during daytime in the capital Delhi

Due to the smog, there was darkness on the streets of the capital Delhi, due to which the vehicles had to light the headlight even during the day.

Oct 24, 2020, 16:04 PM IST

Leonardo DiCaprio posts about 'unsafe' air in Delhi

He took to Instagram to share the post with his 37.9 million followers.

Nov 19, 2019, 18:17 PM IST

Manoj Tiwari attacks Arvind Kejriwal over spike in Delhi air pollution

On Saturday, the AQI docked at 472 with PM 2.5 levels at 322 and PM 10 levels at 487 at 8:30 in the morning, said SAFAR.

Nov 16, 2019, 14:35 PM IST

5W1H: Watch top news with research and latest updates, 3rd November 2019

This is a special segment of 5W1H by Zee News which brings to you news with the research and latest updates. Watch this video to know more.

Nov 03, 2019, 17:40 PM IST

AQI touches 1600 at several places in Delhi-NCR; 32 flights diverted

The visibility at Delhi airport dropped to 300 metre as AQI in the national capital was recorded at 625 on Sunday. 

Nov 03, 2019, 13:47 PM IST

DNA analysis of 'Public Health Emergency' declared in Delhi-NCR

In this segment of DNA, we bring to you a detailed analysis of 'Public Health Emergency' declared in Delhi-NCR. Watch this video to know more. #DNA #Pollution #AirPollution

Nov 01, 2019, 23:06 PM IST

Air quality deteriorates as smoky haze continues to shroud Delhi-NCR; Ghaziabad, Noida most polluted

The visibility in Delhi came down to 600 metres in the early hours of Friday. As of now, Ghaziabad and Noida are most polluted with AQI at 491 and 471, respectively. The AQI in Gurugram is said to be at 421. 

Nov 01, 2019, 09:39 AM IST

DNA analysis of decreasing average life expectancy of Indians due to rising air pollution

In this segment of DNA, we bring to you a detailed analysis of decreasing average life expectancy of Indians due to rising air pollution. Watch this video to know more. #DNA #Pollution #AirPollution

Oct 31, 2019, 23:22 PM IST

Air quality deteriorates in Delhi-NCR, No relief for next 2 days

The quality of air in the national capital is deteriorating to the "very poor" category, thanks to stubble burning in Punjab & Haryana and firecracker emissions on Diwali.

Oct 30, 2019, 17:52 PM IST

Delhi-NCR Pollution: Air quality remains 'poor' for fifth consecutive day

Air quality in Delhi remains poor for the sixth consecutive day with the overall Air Quality Index (AQI) docking at 252 and major pollutants PM 2.5 at 214 and PM 10 at 211 which are both in the 'Poor' category, in Lodhi Road area. Watch this video to know more.

Oct 15, 2019, 09:50 AM IST

DNA Analysis of Very Poor Air Quality in Delhi

Delhiites woke up to a thick blanket of smog with the air quality index (AQI) deteriorating further in the national capital region (NCR).

Oct 14, 2019, 23:40 PM IST

Delhi's polluted air on Christmas almost as bad as day after Diwali

The Centre-run System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting (SAFAR) recorded an AQI of 423.

Dec 25, 2018, 12:46 PM IST

Delhi's air quality slips to 'very poor', two areas 'severe'

The overall air quality index (AQI) was recorded at 343 -- in the 'very poor' category, according to data from the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB).

Nov 26, 2018, 21:27 PM IST

Why is Chandigarh not as polluted as Delhi: Captain Amarinder Singh

"If stubble burning was responsible for Delhi’s pollution then Chandigarh’s air should have been as polluted."

Nov 17, 2018, 07:47 AM IST

How Ikea's latest innovation could help bring down pollution over north India

Several north Indian cities suffer from high pollution levels which see a spike due to the burning of straw in farms during the autumn months.

Nov 16, 2018, 08:18 AM IST

Is Arvind Kejriwal abroad? 'Holidaying' Delhi CM under fire as pollution levels soar

There are unconfirmed reports that Arvind Kejriwal has left the country for an overseas family trip at a time when Delhi is shrouded in a polluted haze.

Nov 10, 2018, 17:14 PM IST

No silver lining here: AAP vs BJP battle plunges polluted Delhi into more trouble

Several parts of Delhi saw crackers being burst well past midnight on Diwali. And while locals did their bit to ensure toxic air prevails, politicians too are busy passing the buck.

Nov 09, 2018, 19:34 PM IST

Environment body hints at banning all private vehicles if Delhi air pollution deteriorates

On Tuesday, the national capital witnessed the worst pollution of the season, with air quality being recorded at 397, just three points below the severe level.

Oct 30, 2018, 14:33 PM IST

Delhi's air turns lethal, PM 2.5 levels 10 times beyond safe in many areas

The raging fire at Bhalswa landfill site, along with the burning of stubble in neighbouring states and existing weather pattern over NCR are being blamed for the toxic cocktail of pollution.

Oct 26, 2018, 08:00 AM IST

Beijing's pollution level spikes, authorities blame perfumes and hair gel

Presence of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) - which add fragrance to household products - are being seen as big contributors to air toxicity.

Oct 15, 2018, 19:35 PM IST